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Re: potato late, goals for woody (IMHO)

On Mon, May 01, 2000 at 07:46:16PM +0100, Mark Brown wrote:
> > Personally, I'd think that one interesting mainstream market for Debian
> > is in user desktops, which seem to me like they'd mainly want easy mass
> > installs that don't have to happen very often. debconf will hopefully
> > fixes the former, but the latter's hindered rather than helped by
> > frequent releases.
> People who do this won't feel obliged to upgrade simply because they
> have released - but they may well find it annoying not to be able to use
> new hardware.

The problem with this is that if they don't upgrade to the latest stable
they won't get any security updates.


Anthony Towns <aj@humbug.org.au> <http://azure.humbug.org.au/~aj/>
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